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300th General Hospital Unit Collection
Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North Africa. The collection also includes personal items such as scrapbooks from a few members of the unit. In addition, a few items found in the collection, primarily souvenirs, have no direct relation to the unit, but have some connection to Vanderbilt.
William C. Alford, Jr. biographical file
File contains a typescript of Dr. Alford's presidential Address entitled "A Brief History of the H. William Scott, Jr. Society, 1972-1994: Twenty-Three Years and Counting" delivered April 16, 1994. Also contains a reprint of Vol.81, no. 5 May 1988 Southern Medical Journal article entitled "Great Men Among Us" in which Dr. Alford recounts the history of the Nashville Surgical Society.
William Lewis Alsobrook biographical file
Obituary newspaper clippings for Dr. Alsobrook.
Mary Ann Thompson Arildsen biographical file
File contains article from the VUMC Reporter on the nerve reseach growth factor and the photograph of Dr. Arildsen used in the article
Allan D. Bass papers
Personal papers of Vanderbilt alum and Professor Allan D. Bass, who was chair of the Department of Pharmacology for two decades. This collection includes correspondence, Department of Pharmacology related materials, personal memorabilia, and photographs.
Robert C. Berson (b.1922) biographical file
One newspaper article, biographical information.
Fred H. Bess biographical file
Three photographs with corresponding negatives.
Frederic T. (Josh) Billings, Jr. Papers
Personal papers of long-time Vanderbilt Department of Medicine faculty member Frederic Tremaine "Josh" Billings. Materials include: correspondence; reports and dissertation; tapes; committee and administrative work; and material relating to the Center for Health Services; Student Health Coalition; the Vanderbilt medical library; and geriatrics.
R. Wallace Billington (1880-1962) biographical file
Biographical file includes an signed photograph, two obituary clippings, and a copy of a academic surgical test.
Anna Mary Bowie (1890-1980) biographical file
Biographical file includes Vanderbilt School of Medicine student records, an obituary, receipts, and an academic article reprint.
Ben V. Branscomb biographical file
Biographical file includes one photograph of Dr. Branscomb when he was Resident Physician, 1952-1953.
Dean Elliott Brenner biographical file
Biographical file includes curriculum vitae, newspaper clippings, and reprints.
Amy Frances Brown (d.1983) biographical file
File includes two photographs, a scholarly chapter on nursing education, and other biographical information.
Philip J. Browning (1953-2004) biographical file
Biographical file includes an obituary published in VUMC Reporter (June 24, 2004).
Margaret Buchanan biographical file
Biographical file contains one letter, one newspaper clipping, and an obituary. Margaret Buchanan donated several scrapbooks to the 300th General Hospital Collection which is a part of the Medical Center Archives housed in the Eskind Library Archives.
Robert Norman Buchanan, Jr. (1911-2004) biographical file
Biographical file contains several newspaper clippings, news articles, a photograph, an obituary, and two funeral programs.
Alice Huffman Bugel (b.1917) biographical file
File contains one magazine article.
Lonnie S. Burnett (b.1927) biographical file
File includes a photograph, negatives, curriculum vitae, news clippings, and other biographical information.
Chester Burns (1937-2006) biographical file
File includes scholarly articles, a newspaper clipping, reprints, and a biographical sketch/curriculum vitae of Dr. Burns.
Benjamin Franklin Byrd, Jr. (1918-2006) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs and negatives, several newspaper clippings,obituary, curriculum vitae, and academic articles.
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 120
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 9
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 63
- Military Medicine 53
- Women in Medicine 32
- Medicine 20
- Internal Medicine 18
- Nursing 17
- Surgery 17
- Tennessee History 13
- Vanderbilt History 12
- Preventive Medicine 11
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- History of Medicine 8
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- Endocrinology 4
- Infectious Diseases 4
- Meharry Medical College 4
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- African Americans in Medicine 3
- Anatomy 3
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- Biochemistry 3
- Cellular/Molecular Biology 3
- Dermatology 3
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- Science 2
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- Biology 1
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- Cardiovascular Diseases 1
- Chemistry 1
- Communicable Diseases 1
- Dentistry 1
- Emergency Medicine 1
- Ethics 1
- Gastroenterology 1
- Heart Catheterization/history 1
- Hematology 1
- History of Medicine, 20th Cent., United States, Tennessee, Rural Health 1
- Immunology/Allergy 1
- Librarians 1
- Libraries, Medical 1
- Medical Informatics 1
- Orthopedics 1
- Otolaryngology 1
- Public Health -- history -- Tennessee 1
- Schistosomiasis 1
- Student Health Coalition 1
- Tennessee. Dept. of Health and Environment -- history 1
- Tuberculosis 1
- Vanderbilt University. Center for Health Services 1
- Vanderbilt University. Dept. of Medicine 1
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine 1
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine -- history 1
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine. Library 1 + ∧ less
- West, Olin 2
- Bass, Allan D. 1
- Billings, F. Tremaine (Frederic Tremaine) 1
- Burwell, C. Sidney (Charles Sidney) 1
- Christman, Luther P. 1
- Cunningham, Eileen R. (Eileen Roach) 1
- Darrach, Marjorie J. 1
- Doe, Janet 1
- Kampmeier, Rudolph H. Kampmeier RH 1
- Leroy, Louis 1
- Liddle, Grant W. Liddle GW 1
- Marshall, Mary Louise 1
- Morgan, Hugh Jackson 1
- Noyes, Marcia Crocker 1
- Page, Harry L., Jr. (Harry Lee) (1934-2022) 1
- Sharpiro, John L. Shapiro JL 1
- Troxel, Wilma 1
- Wiegand, David A. 1
- Youmans, John B. Youmans JB 1 + ∧ less
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